The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Infoblox products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infoblox over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Infoblox, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infoblox
Rank 538 538 518
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Contract jobs citing Infoblox 44 34 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.070% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 17
Average daily rate
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£356 £401 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.04% -2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £388 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.18% -2.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22916 21957 20854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.98% 45.04% 46.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13743 12638 11452
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1024 962 1161
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.83 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

Infoblox
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infoblox across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Infoblox Jobs Demand Trend in England

Infoblox
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infoblox across the England region.

Infoblox Daily Rate Trend in England

Infoblox
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infoblox across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Infoblox Daily Rate Histogram in England

Infoblox
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infoblox within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 30 £350 -17.64% 3
South East - 6 - -
South West - 4 £438 - 1
North West - 3 £400 -
East of England -3 1 - -
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UK

Infoblox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Infoblox also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Infoblox.

1 101 (86.32%) Cisco
2 88 (75.21%) Firewall
3 87 (74.36%) DNS
4 81 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
5 67 (57.26%) BGP
6 63 (53.85%) Network Security
7 61 (52.14%) Cisco Certification
8 60 (51.28%) CCNP
8 60 (51.28%) DHCP
9 59 (50.43%) OSPF
10 54 (46.15%) Cisco IOS
10 54 (46.15%) F5
11 52 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 50 (42.74%) VPN
13 49 (41.88%) CheckPoint
13 49 (41.88%) VMware
13 49 (41.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 46 (39.32%) Blue Coat
14 46 (39.32%) Wireless
15 42 (35.90%) IPsec
16 41 (35.04%) Linux
17 40 (34.19%) SolarWinds
18 37 (31.62%) Citrix
18 37 (31.62%) NetScreen
18 37 (31.62%) MPLS
19 36 (30.77%) TCP/IP
19 36 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
19 36 (30.77%) Data Centre
20 33 (28.21%) E-Commerce
20 33 (28.21%) CCSE

Infoblox
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Infoblox also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Infoblox. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.56%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.71%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (75.21%) Firewall
2 87 (74.36%) DNS
3 81 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
4 67 (57.26%) BGP
5 63 (53.85%) Network Security
6 60 (51.28%) DHCP
7 59 (50.43%) OSPF
8 54 (46.15%) Cisco IOS
9 52 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 50 (42.74%) VPN
11 49 (41.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 46 (39.32%) Wireless
13 42 (35.90%) IPsec
14 37 (31.62%) NetScreen
14 37 (31.62%) MPLS
15 36 (30.77%) TCP/IP
16 33 (28.21%) BIG-IP
17 28 (23.93%) VLAN
18 24 (20.51%) LAN
19 23 (19.66%) WAN
General
1 27 (23.08%) Finance
2 20 (17.09%) Multimedia
3 6 (5.13%) Banking
4 1 (0.85%) Games
4 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (58.12%) Network Engineer
2 20 (17.09%) Security Specialist
2 20 (17.09%) Network Specialist
2 20 (17.09%) Network Security Specialist
3 11 (9.40%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (6.84%) Support Engineer
5 6 (5.13%) Network Support
5 6 (5.13%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (4.27%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (2.56%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (2.56%) Security Engineer
7 3 (2.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (2.56%) Consultant
8 2 (1.71%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (1.71%) Analyst
8 2 (1.71%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (1.71%) Security Analyst
8 2 (1.71%) Administrator
8 2 (1.71%) Network Analyst
8 2 (1.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 36 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 20 (17.09%) Thin Client
2 20 (17.09%) PKI
2 20 (17.09%) Fat Client
3 17 (14.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 15 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.56%) Spread Betting
6 2 (1.71%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.85%) Online Games
7 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 41 (35.04%) Linux
2 15 (12.82%) UNIX
3 13 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.42%) Windows
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.21%) E-Commerce
2 30 (25.64%) Load Balancing
3 24 (20.51%) Network Management
4 17 (14.53%) DDoS Mitigation
5 15 (12.82%) ITIL
6 13 (11.11%) Kernel Tuning
6 13 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (8.55%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (8.55%) Service Management
8 9 (7.69%) Scrum
8 9 (7.69%) Kanban
9 8 (6.84%) Network Design
9 8 (6.84%) Line Management
9 8 (6.84%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.56%) Open Source
11 2 (1.71%) SIEM
11 2 (1.71%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (1.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 2 (1.71%) Penetration Testing
11 2 (1.71%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.82%) C
2 13 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 61 (52.14%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (51.28%) CCNP
3 33 (28.21%) CCSE
4 20 (17.09%) Degree
5 13 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 13 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.42%) CCSP
6 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.42%) MCSE
7 3 (2.56%) CCNA
7 3 (2.56%) CCSA
7 3 (2.56%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.71%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.85%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.85%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.55%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (13.68%) vSphere
3 13 (11.11%) XenServer
4 5 (4.27%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.42%) Firmware
6 3 (2.56%) vCloud
7 2 (1.71%) Dovecot
7 2 (1.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (14.53%) RANCID
2 4 (3.42%) Nagios
3 3 (2.56%) Puppet
3 3 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.71%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.85%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.85%) Nmap
Vendors
1 101 (86.32%) Cisco
2 54 (46.15%) F5
3 49 (41.88%) CheckPoint
3 49 (41.88%) VMware
4 46 (39.32%) Blue Coat
5 40 (34.19%) SolarWinds
6 37 (31.62%) Citrix
7 32 (27.35%) Juniper
8 30 (25.64%) HP
9 22 (18.80%) McAfee
10 21 (17.95%) Imperva
11 20 (17.09%) Aruba
12 13 (11.11%) Red Hat
13 10 (8.55%) TOWER Software
14 8 (6.84%) Remedy
14 8 (6.84%) Microsoft
15 3 (2.56%) Brocade
15 3 (2.56%) Vyatta
16 2 (1.71%) Splunk
16 2 (1.71%) ArcSight